Obituaries | Sunday Observer


ELLAWALA - MIGNONNE ; beloved wife of late Mervyn. Adored mother of Iromi,​ Dharshini,​Nirangani and Anil. Loving mother-in-law of Ranjith Perera and Mona. Affectionate sister of late Antoinette,​ Carlo and of Doris,​ Milroy,​ Sr. Paulette and Barbara,​ expired on 5th April 2019. A private funeral was held on 6th April 2019 in keeping with the wishes of her family. No. 5,​ Peterson Lane,​ Colombo 6.037619

MENDIS - The death occurred in Sydney,​ Australia of James Lakshman Arthur Mendis (age 85) husband of Ruvani (De Silva) and the late Indrani (Tambiah),​ father of Sonali and Dharshani,​ father-in-law of Asoka De Silva and Stanley Corera,​ grandfather of Nuwan,​ Minura,​ Minuri,​ Dino and Sheran,​ brother of the late Devadasa and of Lilamani and Swinitha,​ brother-in-law of Esme Mendis,​ the late Dr. Jayasiri Mendis and the late Roy Fernando. Following cremation in Sydney,​ the ashes were removed for interment in the family grave at Moratumulla,​ Moratuwa.037157